NJ Landscape Change Research

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The following CRSSA LCP sites focusing on NJ statewide change are currently available:

Changing Landscapes in the Garden State: Land Use Change in New Jersey, 1986-2012 [report, urban growth animation]

This report is part of an ongonig series of collaborative studies between Rutgers and Rowan Universities (Lathrop & Hasse) examing NJ's urban growth and land use change.


Natural Land Cover Change Animation of New Jersey: 1600 to 2050

What was the extent of New Jersey's forests and wetlands in 1600? What will it be in 2050? CRSSA researchers posed these questions and responded by producing a timeline of natural land cover change maps and a visualization of these results.


CRSSA Landscape Change legacy reports and GIS data

New Jersey Land Cover Change Analysis Project: 1972, 1984, 1995

Link to CRSSA technical report (PDF format), NJ land cover data 1972, 1984, 1995 (ESRI Arc/Info raster grid format)


For information regarding past CRSSA animations (NJ county land cover animations), please contact CRSSA Director, Rick Lathrop: .

New Jersey Land Use / Land Cover Update 2000/2001

Link to CRSSA technical report (PDF format), NJ land use update data 2000/1999 (ESRI vector shape file format), NJ land cover data 2001 (Arc/Info grid format)


Highlands Regional Assessment Update

Link to Web site, animated maps, county profiles, reports, NY-NJ Highlands study area land cover data 1972, 1984, 1995, 2000, etc.


Barnegat Bay Watershed Buildout Analysis

CRSSA technical report (358k PDF)


Mullica River Watershed Buildout Analysis

CRSSA technical report (945k PDF)

 

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